GCSE Personal & Social Education
The Personal and Social Education Framework for 7-19 year olds in Wales encompasses a range of important themes from an individual, community and global perspective.
The assessment for this course is as follows:
Unit 1. Written paper (40%)
1 hour 30 mins
- Section A - Active Citizenship (30 marks)
- Section B - Health and Emotional Well Being (30 marks)
- Section C - Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship (30 marks)
The written paper will comprise of short, structured and longer response questions.
Unit 2. Controlled Assessment (60%)
Board prescribed study - students select one of three tasks set by the board. Task are carried out under exam conditions in class.